Data tables, 2016 Census

Location of Study Compared with Province or Territory of Residence with Countries Outside Canada (18), Highest Certificate, Diploma or Degree (15), Major Field of Study - Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) 2016 (14), Age (9) and Sex (3) for the Population Aged 15 Years and Over in Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2016 Census - 25% Sample Data

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This table details location of study compared with province or territory of residence with countries outside canada , highest certificate, diploma or degree , major field of study - classification of instructional programs 2016 , age and sex for the population aged 15 years and over in private households in British Columbia / Colombie-Britannique
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Location of study compared with province or territory of residence with countries outside Canada (18) Sex (3)
Total - Sex Male Female
Total - Location of study compared with province or territory of residence with countries outside CanadaFootnote 3 3,870,380 1,882,770 1,987,610
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,740,205 854,900 885,300
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 2,130,175 1,027,870 1,102,305
Location of study inside Canada 1,625,550 785,345 840,205
Same as province or territory of residence 1,243,905 593,275 650,630
Different than province or territory of residence 381,645 192,070 189,575
Location of study outside CanadaFootnote 4 504,625 242,525 262,100
United StatesFootnote 5 74,035 40,425 33,610
Philippines 56,845 20,450 36,395
India 44,115 22,045 22,065
United KingdomFootnote 6 58,830 31,920 26,910
ChinaFootnote 7 61,835 27,630 34,210
France 4,380 2,355 2,025
Pakistan 3,750 1,910 1,840
IranFootnote 8 12,930 6,150 6,785
Korea, SouthFootnote 9 18,785 7,555 11,230
Germany 14,265 7,845 6,415
Other 154,855 74,230 80,620

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Footnote(s)

Footnote 1

Users are advised to consult data quality comments for 'Highest certificate, diploma or degree,' available in the Education Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016, Catalogue no. 98-500-X2016013.

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Footnote 2

This variable shows the 'primary groupings' variant of CIP. For more information on the CIP classification, see the Classification of Instructional Programs, Canada 2016: http://www.statcan.gc.ca/eng/concepts/classification.

For information on collection, classification and data quality for this variable, refer to the Education Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016, Catalogue no. 98-500-X2016013.

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Footnote 3

For information on collection, classification and data quality for 'Location of study compared with province or territory of residence,' refer to the Education Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016, Catalogue no. 98-500-X2016013.

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Footnote 4

Refers to all locations of study outside Canada, including the 10 locations outside Canada most often reported at the national level. These will not necessarily be the top 10 countries for other geographies or when individual categories of the variables in this table are selected.

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Footnote 5

The official name of United States is United States of America.

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Footnote 6

The official name of United Kingdom is United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. United Kingdom includes Scotland, Wales, England and Northern Ireland (excludes Isle of Man, the Channel Islands and British Overseas Territories).

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Footnote 7

China excludes Hong Kong and Macao.

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Footnote 8

The official name of Iran is Islamic Republic of Iran.

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Footnote 9

The official name of South Korea is Republic of Korea.

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016248.

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